Honors and Awards:
- Wofford Cain Senior Chair in Offshore Technology, Texas A&M University, 1991-1997.
- Joseph W. Johnson Award, California Shore and Beach Preservation Association,
for Outstanding Contributions to the Sciences of Nearshore Processes and
Oceanography, November, 1997
- Moffatt and Nichol Harbor and Coastal Engineering Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2000.
- Professor Emeritus in Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, 1998.
- Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineering.
- Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineering.
- Fellow, Marine Technology Society.
- State of Texas, Registered Professional Engineer, 1994-present